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Home Body

Home Body

It was until I stopped searching for a safe home to lie my ached head That I realized my body’s the home Where I’m safe and calm. Home’s far from bricks and mortar My home is my body rapped with My tender skin. This vault body has endorsed my pain, …

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Independence

Independence

When the stars of independence glitter,Children run to break the news to their mothers;Freedom has come they say,For a nation that stood the test of timeAnd fought different battles to be free. Today like in past years,We stand on our feetTo celebrate the Nigeria of our past heroes,Whose bravery and …

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I’ve seen it All: Written By Barsh

Seen It All

The whole scenerycame clear with clues provingshe was battered, shattered.I’ve seen it all,my lord, I’ve seen how the flower suffered wilt. Also read: Dear by Ubandoma Jr She was just twelvethen the devil in human form delved into her sanctuary,robbed her of her red clot.I’ve seen it all,my lord, I’ve …

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Dear by. Ubandomajr

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Dear future,Hiding behind a beautiful maskI hope your face shines just as brightStanding before you is a happy childWhose best ability is wearing smilesSo please,Don’t death my soul Dear HER,I want to see you stand tall againGreener than the greener pasturesFurbished in white or peaceFor you I’ll sacrifice my nightsIf …

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wergle flomp humor poetry prize 2021: Prize $3500

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Wergle Flomp Poetry Prize Key details: Host country: U.S.A Open to: All countries worldwide Target: Writers Deadline: 1st April, 2021 Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry Prize now in its 20th year is calling for submission of the best humor poems from poets worldwide. Eligibility Criteria for the Wergle Flomp Poetry Prize …

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To the women that carry gold

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A womanwould drown in treasuryBringing down her prideJust to smell the arid coinShe step on loveto the rivers of goldIn the end love leads the wayAnd the rivers swallow the woman and the gold by: Md Alhassan Also read: Love lingers The Journey so Far So Far Drum Sounds 1.0

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For the hearts yet to heal

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Free the heartsFrom the past storiesIn fact every storyBirthed by loveOf the moments you both counted the skiesOf the moments you both listened to the heartbeat of the seaTo the times you lied to save the truthsTo the moments you cried to hide the painNow is the momentKiss the past …

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The Journey so Far

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by. Asktowers The lights spread to take the darkness into it’s Cage,The memories of a journey that started off with our first breath,We celebrate with firecrackers at the end of the year,Not because we achieved it all but because we took a life changing step,So let the fireworks light up …

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The Myth

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If the myth is true,Then every politician in this country deserves an apple,How do you explain this piece,When our hearts are battlefield,Our lips plot bloody coup to overthrow silence,Yet! Freedom of expression is now a civil war,Nobody dares to dance on the streets when its sars on the beat.Where is …

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GHETTO CHILD

I am from the Ghetto My ears only knows silence when the street is bleeding I only know peace when there’s riot I breathe only when there’s crisis My lips are cute whenever I kiss weed My voice is soft whenever I feel the touch of liquor fondling my throat …

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